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Intro to ice fishing


LAC QUI PARLE -- "It's good work if you can get it," said Jeff Lalim, a broad smile on his face.

It was his comeback for the ribbing that he had been taking, including some from his mother.

"She said: 'You're going ice fishing for a class?' "

Yes he did.

Lalim, an instructor with the Yellow Medicine East High School in Granite Falls, started his work day one week ago Friday by scooping the ice from newly drilled fishing holes on Lac qui Parle Lake.

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